Average Bench: 86.1% (355th of 1040)

Based on 2,731 user benchmarks.  Model: PLEXTOR PX-128M6S

Very good average bench

The Plextor M6S 128GB averaged just 13.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Plextor M6S 128GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 175MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 29MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Plextor M6S 128GB is 38.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Plextor M6S 128GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 254MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 293MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,731 samples)
Min Avg Max
345 Read 443 490
268 Write 311 333
208 Mixed 254 280
232 SusWrite 293 324
72.8% 326 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.9 4K Read 29 35.3
38.8 4K Write 68.6 91.7
21.1 4K Mixed 33.1 41.8
123% 43.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
33.3 DQ Read 312 372
77.7 DQ Write 260 309
38.5 DQ Mixed 175 207
162% 249 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.07
SusWrite @10s intervals: 292 296 305 288 312 312 MB/s
Read 471
Write 303
Mixed 274
SusWrite 301
75% 337 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 87.9
4K Mixed 40.2
144% 52.8 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 303
DQ Mixed 190
182% 286 MB/s
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 191 195 182 193 188 142 MB/s
Read 480
Write 325
Mixed 275
SusWrite 182
70% 316 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 80.4
4K Mixed 37.8
143% 50.9 MB/s
DQ Read 359
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 205
188% 289 MB/s
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 267 277 315 323 306 317 MB/s
Read 427
Write 310
Mixed 248
SusWrite 301
72% 322 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 66.8
4K Mixed 33.6
120% 42.7 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 204
186% 285 MB/s
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 Prices

Approx. $103 @ launch in Apr '14
OutletPCUS $973 years
AmazonUS $1063 years
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Typical M6S 128GB Builds (Compare 3,323 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B85M-D3H - $77

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $319

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 Comments

Controller: Marvell 88SS9188-BOM2. NAND Memory: Toshiba 19nm Toggle Mode MLC

Built for the real world...

Added 6 years ago.

Good

3 years ago.

Otimo custo beneficio , velocidade muito boa .


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